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Welcome to Hosptop!


Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 23,610
  • Children: 16.30% (3,848)
  • Elderly: 21.50% (5,076)

Racial Breakdown

  • 10,413 mindflayer (44.1%)
  • 6,540 elf (27.7%)
  • 3,613 lycanthrope (15.3%)
  • 2,739 halfling (11.6%)
  • 237 hobgoblin (1%)
  • 68 other (0.2%)

Misc.

  • 6 Districts
  • 440 Businesses
  • 3,615 Specialists
  • 2,909 Residences

Summary [-]

Hosptop is a metropolis in the Kinsak County with a mixed population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This desolate metropolis is densely populated (29,608/sq km), covers 0.80 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 1009 meters.

Climate [-]

Hosptop has a Dry-Winter Continental climate, which is characterized by warm to cool summers and cold winters, dry winters, and has spring, summer, fall and winter seasons. Winds in the region are soft and the temperature is generally freezing with minor variation. Precipitation is negligible, and the sky is partly cloudy.

Astronomy [-]

Hosptop sees a single star overhead: Kron, an average red star. Hosptop also has a double moon: Prota, a supermassive bone white moon and Chamedus, a massive pale yellow moon. In the night sky, you see nothing unusual.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

Visitors are greeted with a polished wood palisade that is 5 meters tall. The city wall protects the core 100% of the city, with 5 towers spread along the 3.74 kilometer wall.

Streets [-]

There are 8 roads leading to Hosptop; 4 roads are major. The city is lined with well-maintained dirt tracks in a fragmented parallel pattern.

Districts [-]

The city is broken into the following districts: embassy, market, mercy, entertainment, trade, and prison.

Government [-]

Hosptop is governed through a parliamentary government, where members are nominated to their positions by a parliament and can be dissolved by the parliament if it can no longer function. The government as a whole is seen as shrewd. Officials in Hosptop are often seen as honorable and the policies are revered. The political influence of Hosptop in the region is receding due to racial tensions. In times of crisis, the population gives up their freedom in exchange for security.

Leader [-]

Hosptop is ruled by General Xterm Greatmaw. The General has been in power for decades and is hated by the people. There is no visible opposition to the General and policies. The right to rule was granted by divine will, and that power is maintained by draconian laws and underpaid guards.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a racketeers, but are loosely enforced. Justice is served by a kangaroo court, with a common punishment being hard labor.

Crime [-]

Crime is unusual. The most common crime is treason. The imprisonment rate is 0.54% of the population (128 adults).

Military [-]

Hosptop has a reverent attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 3187 citizens (13.5%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 1652 (7%). Of the active duty military, 103 (3.25%) are special forces. Due to their reverent attitude and polished palisade, Hosptop is terribly fortified. Hosptop fighters are much loved for their use of longswords in battle. They are praised for their hoarde tactics and are considered perfectly skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Hosptop is currently steady.

Resources [-]

Hosptop is known for the following resources:

  • Many wild kangaroo mobs that are avoided by unicorns. Somoeone said someone found a stash of monkey wrenches buried near there.
  • New rubber trees that are feared by gru.
  • Many carnivorous spider clusters that are feared by witches. Klombub Armcracker said somoeone said someone found piles of kitten mittens in a tomb nearby.
  • Fresh berry patches that are frequented by magic users.
  • An old fort inhabited by dangerous bats that are frequented by gru. Grimgan Silvermead said rumors tell of bags of platinum in a nearby pit.
  • Scant clam beds that are feared by travelers. Iltanae Dawnstar said one might dig up a chest containing silver in a well.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • Legends tell of Caliula's Deck of cards, a special deck of cards with the knack to dominate others. It mysteriously disappeared.
  • In the days of yore, a witch hunted the town. They say that the witch will ask a favor of you, then carry you away.
  • In times gone by, a witch roamed the countryside when the wind blows from the north. Some say that the witch will offer you sweets, then imprison you.
  • In olden times, a demon named Kilrall hunted the swamps every six years. They say that if you face him, you will be driven mad.
  • Years ago, a Boogyman frequented the world and was drawn towards acts of greed. People say that the Boogyman will ask for your help, then banish you if you are cruel.

Events [-]

Hosptop is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Seeking inter-planar messenger. Reward is a secret. Safety not guaranteed. Contact Davry Martill.
  • Require an instructor learned in sorcery to tutor my child. Will pay in gold. Contact Jenrette Tinkerbolt.
  • A passing Druid is needed for a small security job on the 3rd of the month. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Jop if intrigued.
  • rabbits-catcher needed to keep the beasties away from the sheep and cattle. Must submit to magical scrutiny. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Jory Brott.
  • feral cats-catcher needed to keep the beasties away from the sheep and cattle. Will pay in gold. Contact Illriginne Longoak.
  • Bored? I have quazits in my basement, plz halp! Reward available. Must be quick on your feet. Contact Daduk Eaglesnout.
  • Missing bottle of wine. We suspect gremlins are the culprit. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Tomnk Cogglewink for more information.
  • grog tester wanted. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Tbods Rockkill if interested.
  • Looking for work? Require an instructor learned in local lore to tutor my child. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Kilrrl if intrigued.
  • Required: derros-catcher needed to keep the beasties away from the sheep and cattle. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Glosog Headcrusher for further details.
  • Help Needed: Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Alerigiyn Wolfblaze.
  • pig wrestling contest this weekend. Special prize for first place finish. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Experienced professionals only. Contact Poduk Boartooth.
  • I'm looking for a Transcriber. Need expert to translate runes. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Gwaartssa Stillshield.
  • Looking for work? dungeon goop tester wanted. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact James Bartoliffe.
  • Scholar seeks rare supplies: Scholar unable to gather rare lichen due to age, seeks trustworthy agents to gather materials for research. No previous experience required. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Ser Waterden for further details.
  • Want to earn some quick coin? Scholar seeks rare supplies: Scholar unable to gather certain supplies due to age, seeks trustworthy agents to gather materials for research. A little danger is involved, so expect hazardous duty pay. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Jo Rosenngham.
  • Missing painting. We suspect rust rats are the culprit. Will pay in gold. A little danger is involved, so expect hazardous duty pay. Contact Faleldo Amberden for more information.
  • Help Needed: Missing holy symbol. We suspect imps are the culprit. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Alenaltars Heartsky for more information.
  • I have lizards in my basement, plz halp! Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Davic Simonrough.
  • Hearty souls needed to recover stolen goat. References required. Reward is a secret. Contact Flurrl.
  • Help! Seeking inter-planar messenger. Must not smell. Reward available. May include some hazards. Contact Tgog Braindoom for more details.

People [-]

The people in Hosptop love outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Aesriglleu Jadehunter is a male elf who is known in the city as being a reasonably skilled librarian. He appears vengeful.
  • Mas'toor is a female mindflayer who is known in the neighborhood as being a mediocre messenger. She appears easily offended.
  • Maspne is a female mindflayer who is known in the neighborhood as being a reasonably skilled bleacher. She appears fashion concious.
  • Mal Goodshadow is a female halfling who is known in that part of town as being a decent artist. She appears unreliable.
  • Jam Rosehouse is a female lycanthrope who is known in the region as being a reasonably skilled maidservant. She appears clumsy.
  • Hupne is a female mindflayer who is known in the city as being a skilled mason. She appears grieving.
  • Xodor Damnshredder is a female hobgoblin who is known in the city as being a gifted coach driver. She appears pacifistic.
  • Beltava Oakbreeze is a male elf who is known in that part of town as being a poorly skilled messenger. He appears beligerent.
  • Maspair is a male mindflayer who is known in the region as being a skilled banker. He appears skeptical.
  • Faenaliyn Longbow is a female elf who is known in that part of town as being a renowned beer seller. She appears loud.
  • Joe Greenall is a female lycanthrope who is known in the region as being a mediocre bucklemaker. She appears homesick.
  • Faldedo Farskin is a male halfling who is known in the region as being a decent barber. He appears intimidated.
  • Dave Smithtone is a male lycanthrope who is known in the city as being a laughably skilled bather. He appears drunken.
  • Joey Statt is a female lycanthrope who is known in that part of town as being a horribly skilled lumberjack. She appears healthy.
  • Mickry Blackham is a male lycanthrope who is known in that part of town as being a poorly skilled locksmith. He appears lovelorn.
  • Toldi Melibottom is a male halfling who is known in the world as being a decent leatherworker. He appears mopey.
  • Darhiaava Evergleam is a male elf who is known in the city as being a horribly skilled lumberjack. He appears treasure-obsessed.
  • Kilrr is a male mindflayer who is known in that part of town as being a laughably skilled forester. He appears accusatory.
  • Halvarinne Rootglow is a female elf who is known in that part of town as being a mocked furrier. She appears outlandish.
  • Adaartlas Dryearwater is a male elf who is known in the city as being a horribly skilled potter. He appears deluded.
  • Davey Colen is a female lycanthrope who is known in the neighborhood as being a mediocre herbalist. She appears battle-ready.
  • Joes Marield is a female lycanthrope who is known in the neighborhood as being a decent wagoneer. She appears easily offended.
  • Mus Damndamn is a female hobgoblin who is known in the neighborhood as being a decent barber. She appears battle-ready.
  • Jory Frangan is a male lycanthrope who is known in the region as being a laughably skilled cobbler. He appears beligerent.
  • Nbemt Cleaverdeath is a male hobgoblin who is known in the neighborhood as being a gifted doctor. He appears grieving.
  • Kub Giantbasher is a male hobgoblin who is known in the region as being a reasonably skilled grocer. He appears cautious.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Adadin Earthslayer, a mopey female dwarf. She is a commoner who is here to secretly assassinate a ruler.
  • Merter, a battle-ready female mindflayer. She is a fighter who is brokering a truce over a trade war.
  • Don Davidngton, a solemn female half-elf. She is an aristocrat who is cleaning out a slum.
  • Jam Broerton, a spiteful male human. He is a fighter who is traveling the world as an unemployed specialist.
  • Ceera, a treasure-obsessed male troglodyte. He is a commoner who is on a mission to capture someone.
  • Tutzuul Mokcracker The Gray, a greedy male half-orc. He is a rogue who is traveling with a circus.
  • Tugtuk Headsnapper, a thick female bugbear. She is a rogue who is seeing the world.
  • Thorond Uglyroad, an outlandish male dwarf. He is a commoner who is following the voices.
  • Joic Browner, a greedy male lycanthrope. He is a commoner who is following rediscovered ancient lore.
  • Jam Berinson, a contrarian male half-orc. He is a fighter who is seeking thrills and adventure.
  • Enpne, a drunken male mindflayer. He is a monk who is here to destroy an artifact.
  • Jamry Jackman, a gluttonous female human. She is a cleric who is brokering a truce over a trade war.
  • Dubal Eaglemane, a nervous male ogre. He is a commoner who is on a mission to collect a debt.
  • Guap Rocktooth, a quiet female ogre. She is an aristocrat who is delivering a message to a ruler.
  • Dagiki Cloudbreaker, a flirtatious female minotaur. She is a commoner who is traveling with a circus.
  • Joic Rosenton, a melancholy male lycanthrope. He is a fighter who is fleeing an assassin.
  • Mickey Martierson, a treasure-obsessed male human. He is a rogue who is brokering a truce over a trade war.
  • Ulbul Onyxchisel, a shifty female half-dwarf. She is a druid who is here to destroy an artifact.
  • S'herzin teh S'hoorzor, a nihilistic female lizardfolk. She is a rogue who is delivering a message to a thug.
  • Aiwan Gyrogauge, a vengeful female gnome. She is an expert who is delivering a message to a merchant.
  • Elavarai Ravenarrow, an unreliable male elf. He is a bard who is seeking revenge.
  • Jen Greasegauge, a contrarian female oddball. She is a cleric who is finding a missing treasure.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Hosptop:

  • The Naughty Road Shoppe [+]
  • The Wanton Hole Night Smiths [+]
  • The Twisted Bill Shoppe [+]
  • The Frosted Hall Shop [+]
  • The Stinky Darkroot Color Shop [+]
  • The Laughing Devil Hatters [+]
  • The Drowned Jade Herbalist [+]
  • The Hanging Grog Mill [+]
  • The Rampaging Song Amory [+]
  • The Surly Jade Mercenary [+]
  • The Stowaway Boar Color Shop [+]
  • The Burning Beer Mail Service [+]
  • The Elven Pig Money Lenders [+]
  • The Weary Ent Rugs [+]
  • The Oiled Dungeon Purse Shop [+]
  • The Dirty Kraken City Guard [+]
  • The Marbled Frog Inc. [+]
  • The Crossed Stump Inc. [+]
  • The Tipsy Song Supplies [+]
  • The Hungry Monkey House of Law [+]
  • The Eastern Cavern Wares [+]
  • The Drifting Song Arena [+]
  • The Noisy Riverside Inc. [+]
  • The Stowaway Kraken Color Shop [+]
  • The Elven Thunderbird Money Lenders [+]
  • The Fawning Frogs Inc. [+]